Man charged in connection with fight

A 20-YEAR-old has been charged with assault after a police officer was hurt during an incident at a nightclub in Sudbury.

Laurence Cawley

A 20-YEAR-old has been charged with assault after a police officer was hurt during an incident at a nightclub in Sudbury.

Police were called to Eastern's in Station Road, Sudbury, at 2.20am on Sunday morning after a report of two men being assaulted at the nightspot.

Suffolk police has charged Joseph Coffey, of Sycamore Road, with assault and he will appear before magistrates in Bury St Edmunds next Tuesday.

In addition a 22-year-old man and a 20-year-old man from the Sudbury area were cautioned, an 18-year-old man from Long Melford and an 18-year-old from Great Waldingfield were given fixed penalty notice for public order offences.